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Senate Democrats release 2019 legislative updates

Senate Democrats release 2019 legislative updates

Posted: October 17, 2019

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Senate Democrats want to hear from you!

Senate Democrats want to hear from you!

Posted: October 17, 2019

As we head into the next session, we want to hear from you about the issues that matter most to you, your family and your community....

President Jackson files legislation to hold forest landowners accountable for violating the law

President Jackson files legislation to hold forest landowners accountable for violating the law

Posted: October 15, 2019

AUGUSTA — Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, has filed a bill request to protect Maine wood hauling jobs and penalize forest...

Vitellli appointed to serve as Senate chair for newly created energy storage commission

Vitellli appointed to serve as Senate chair for newly created energy storage commission

Posted: September 23, 2019

AUGUSTA — Assistant Senate Majority Leader Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, has been appointed to the Commission to Study the Economic,...

President Jackson, Senate Majority Leader Libby slam Republican lawmakers for silencing the voices of Maine people

President Jackson, Senate Majority Leader Libby slam Republican lawmakers for silencing the voices of Maine people

Posted: August 27, 2019

AUGUSTA–On Monday, the Maine Legislature convened to consider critical investments in Maine’s transportation infrastructure, economy, natural...

Jackson statement on special session to consider critical bonds

Jackson statement on special session to consider critical bonds

Posted: August 20, 2019

Augusta, MAINE – Governor Janet Mills issued a proclamation today calling for a special legislative session to be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, August...

RADIO ADDRESS: In the absence of federal leadership, Maine stepped up and delivered on prescription drugs

RADIO ADDRESS: In the absence of federal leadership, Maine stepped up and delivered on prescription drugs

Posted: August 15, 2019

As Americans, we live in a country where medical breakthroughs happen every day; where scientists develop new life-saving medication daily. In many...

President Jackson raises concerns over the sale of Emera Maine

President Jackson raises concerns over the sale of Emera Maine

Posted: August 07, 2019

AUGUSTA—Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, joined lawmakers, labor advocates, and both Emera Maine consumers and employees to raise...

Maine’s leadership on prescription drugs spurs federal action

Maine’s leadership on prescription drugs spurs federal action

Posted: July 31, 2019

AUGUSTA — Following the passage of a new Maine law, sponsored by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, to lower the cost of prescription drugs...

Sen. Lawrence earns perfect attendance record in 2019 legislative session

Sen. Lawrence earns perfect attendance record in 2019 legislative session

Posted: July 26, 2019

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mark Lawrence, D-Eliot, earned a perfect attendance and voting record during the recently concluded legislative session. He is...